Searching for a bone-chilling good time this Halloween? From a haunted ferry boat to a spooky school, find the perfect way to scare your pants off!
The Dent Schoolhouse
Walking through school hallways can be scary enough, but they’re especially frightening at the Dent Schoolhouse
. Located in an actual haunted school, there are spooky surprises lurking behind every corner. Don’t be late! Class begins September 13 and continues through November 2, 2019. This is one lesson you’ll never forget!
Haunted Historic Walking Tours by American Legacy Tours
Newport is Haunted
Shriek and shiver through the streets of the Queen City or Newport on a haunted walking tour by American Legacy Tours. Expert guides will lead you through the dark city streets and regale you with stories of haunted mansions, ghastly murders, vicious feuds and more. Fridays and Saturdays in the fall.
USS Nightmare (photo: Alias Imaging)
Face your most bone-chilling fears aboard the USS Nightmare – a haunted steam-powered dredge boat with a gruesome history. Your 30-minute tour aboard the vessel spans 20,000 square feet as you witness the terrifying journey known as the Mitchell Massacre. New to the Nightmare this year is the Captain's Extreme Tour which lasts all night long! Tours begin September 13 and continue through November 2, 2019.
Halloween Haunt at Kings Island
Halloween Haunt at Kings Island (photo: @cook.christian)
isn’t just for thrills this Halloween! Head to Halloween Haunt
for all of your favorite thrills plus some chills, with 11 horrifying attractions and over 600 terrifying creatures roaming the park. The frights begin September 20 and take place every Friday and Saturday night through October 26, 2019.
Old West Festival (photo: CincinnatiUSA.com)
Head back to the 1800s for spine-tingling scares. On the grounds of the Old West Festival
, Terror Town
takes hold with a haunted trail, interactive horror games, live music and performances, food and drink. The scares descend September 6-November 3, 2019.
Highway 50 Fright Field
Highway 50 (Photo: Highway 50 Fright Field)
When you come upon the giant clown face on the side of a barn, you know you've arrived at Highway 50 Fright Field
. Tread lightly as you walk the Haunted Trail & Woods, take aim in the Operation Termination Zombie Paintball Gallery, or try out the new Corn Cob Cannon – all located on the grounds of a truly haunted 1830s farm. Your nightmares begin October 4 and continue Fridays and Saturdays through October 26, 2019.
Land of Illusion: Haunted Scream Park
Be prepared to scream, panic and even run for your life through the six attractions at Land of Illusion: Haunted Scream Park
. The frights begin as soon as you arrive and can last for hours as you are chased along the haunted trail, unnerved by Killer Klowns, feel your blood curdle inside Dr. Psycho's Haunted Estate, terrorized by mummies and more if you can handle it. Kick off a killer time with FreakFest
August 30-31. Scares continue September 6-October 31, 2019.
Sandyland Acres Haunted Hayride and Farmers Revenge
This is no ordinary hayride. Climb aboard Sandyland Acres Haunted Hayride for a 25-minute bumpy and spooky trip down haunted memory lane witnessing the best of cinema's horror past and present. And just when you think it's over, you'll enter the indoor terror called Farmer's Revenge. Friday & Saturdays, September 13 - October 26, 2019.
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